Thiol protease which is believed to participate in intracellular degradation and turnover of proteins. Has also been implicated in tumor invasion and metastasis.
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Protein Aliases: amyloid precursor protein secretase; APP secretase; APPS; Cathepsin B; Cathepsin B heavy chain; Cathepsin B light chain; Cathepsin B1; cysteine protease; RSG-2
Gene Aliases: APPS; CB; CPSB; CTSB